Argument leads to Lou. shooting, 1 charged with assault

Argument leads to Lou. shooting, 1 charged with assault

Deng Kual was arrested Friday afternoon after police say he pistol whipped and shot another man in the back. Kual is being charged with assault and wanton endangerment.

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by Jennifer Miranda

WHAS11.com

Posted on May 13, 2013 at 1:57 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A Louisville man is facing charges after a fight broke out over an item  being stored in a garage, that's according to a police report.

Deng M. Kual was arrested Friday afternoon after police say he pistol whipped and shot another man in the back.

In the report, the shooting victim came to Kual's home to retrieve something from his garage, but a verbal argument broke out between the two.  Kual flashed a handgun and told the victim to leave the property. Officers say Kual first hit the victim with the gun after the victim told him he was leaving the property, then shot the victim in the back while running away from the scene.

According to the report, the victim suffered serious physical injuries and needed surgery to recover.

Kual is being charged with assault and wanton endangerment.

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